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Dante Alighieri


Florence, Italy

Where was Dante born?


Dante's family was majorly involved in _____?


Year a death decree was issued for Dante and his family


spent rest of his life in exile after he left Florence

Divine Comedy

Wrote the _________ during exile


Which language was the Divine Comedy written in?

Beatrice Portinari

Who Dante spent his life loving, although he never "really" met her.

complex and symbolic

Two characteristics of the Divine Comedy


Number of Canticles


Number of Cantos in each Canticle


Canticle 1


Canticle 2


Canticle 3

hell, purgatory, heaven

In the plot of the Divine Comedy, a man has to travel through 3 places in hopes to save his soul. What are the 3 places?

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